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This course is structured to teach you the techniques of successful travel journalists and writers, and to get you published for your efforts. You will learn how to write and sell your work to the thousands of newspapers, magazines, websites and other businesses that have an interest in freelance travel material.
Further, you’ll know how to profit from little-known but highly lucrative areas of freelance travel writing. For example, you’ll learn how to develop and write material for newsletters and publicity material. You will be able to write for PR companies and tourist organisations, or create content for new markets, such as smart phone apps. You will also learn the latest digital journalism skills, how to use social media to market yourself, and much more.
The very nature of working as a travel journalist and writer puts you in contact with endless people of interest and can take you to some of the most amazing places around the world. There is also the quiet but undeniable pleasure of seeing your name and material in print. You’ll also discover that being a freelance writer gives you flexibility.
Freelance travel writing is an adventure limited only by your own ambition and level of interest – qualities which will be further developed through the course.
Upon enrolment in our online travel journalism course you are assigned a personal tutor. All College tutors are media professionals currently working within the industry with a proven track record of success.
Your personal tutor will assist you with what you hope to achieve from the course and the areas of travel journalism and writing in which you wish to operate.
This partnership with a media professional who has been specially chosen to help your career objectives is one of the great benefits of The Ultimate Travel Journalism Course.